The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architect
Rank 572 580 509
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -71
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 56 35 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.069% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 46
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£623 £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.18% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £453 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £628 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £616 £550 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.04% +46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52752 50560 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.47% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33520 30690 27691
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1927 2009 2145
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Information Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Information Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 48 £625 +13.63% 7
London +11 26 £625 +14.67% 4
City of London -1 10 £750 +30.43% 3
South East -9 10 £623 +5.95%
Northern Ireland - 7 £538 -
County Antrim - 6 £525 -
Belfast - 6 £525 -
West Yorkshire -21 4 £575 -9.44%
Yorkshire -25 4 £700 +10.23%
West Sussex - 4 £625 -
Leeds -27 3 £700 +10.23%
Berkshire - 3 - -
Birmingham +8 2 £500 -
Wiltshire +5 2 £613 +8.88%
East of England +3 2 £600 - 1
West Midlands +1 2 £500 -16.66%
Swindon -3 2 £613 +8.88%
Cheshire -9 2 £700 +64.70%
South West -9 2 £613 +11.36%
North West -18 2 £700 +64.70%
North East - 2 £700 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £700 -
Lancashire - 2 £700 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £700 -
Warrington - 2 £700 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £700 -
Sheffield - 2 £700 -
Crawley - 2 £669 -
Blackpool - 2 £700 -
Hampshire -5 1 - -

Information Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Information Architect in their job title.

1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 30 (31.91%) Information Architecture
3 27 (28.72%) TOGAF
4 24 (25.53%) Information Security
5 23 (24.47%) Data Modelling
6 22 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (23.40%) Security Architecture
7 20 (21.28%) Project Management
8 17 (18.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (15.96%) CISSP
9 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
10 14 (14.89%) Information Management
10 14 (14.89%) Data Architecture
11 13 (13.83%) Management Information System
11 13 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (13.83%) ITIL
11 13 (13.83%) CISA
11 13 (13.83%) CISM
12 12 (12.77%) Banking
12 12 (12.77%) SABSA
13 11 (11.70%) Data Governance
14 10 (10.64%) Data Management
14 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
15 9 (9.57%) Oracle
15 9 (9.57%) UML
16 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 8 (8.51%) COBIT
16 8 (8.51%) Retail
16 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared

Information Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Information Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.26%) SAS
3 3 (3.19%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Network Security
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.19%) EDRMS
2 3 (3.19%) Big Data
3 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.13%) QlikView
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.06%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.06%) EDMS
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.06%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.06%) DataStage
4 1 (1.06%) MS Access
4 1 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) ERwin
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Banking
3 8 (8.51%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.26%) Publishing
5 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Billing
7 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) WDK
2 1 (1.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.32%) Freedom of Information
2 5 (5.32%) Statistics
2 5 (5.32%) Reference Data
2 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) Informatics
4 2 (2.13%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.13%) PKI
4 2 (2.13%) NHS
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
5 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) Information Architecture
2 27 (28.72%) TOGAF
3 24 (25.53%) Information Security
4 23 (24.47%) Data Modelling
5 22 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (23.40%) Security Architecture
6 20 (21.28%) Project Management
7 17 (18.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
9 14 (14.89%) Information Management
9 14 (14.89%) Data Architecture
10 13 (13.83%) ITIL
11 12 (12.77%) SABSA
12 11 (11.70%) Data Governance
13 10 (10.64%) Data Management
13 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (9.57%) UML
15 7 (7.45%) ETL
15 7 (7.45%) Migration
15 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) C
3 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) CISSP
2 13 (13.83%) CISA
2 13 (13.83%) CISM
3 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.45%) CGEIT
4 7 (7.45%) CRISC
5 6 (6.38%) Degree
6 5 (5.32%) PMP
6 5 (5.32%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.13%) SSCP
9 2 (2.13%) PhD
10 1 (1.06%) GCED
10 1 (1.06%) CSSLP
10 1 (1.06%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (8.51%) COBIT
2 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.19%) COREP
3 3 (3.19%) FINREP
4 1 (1.06%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) Endeca
4 5 (5.32%) SAP
4 5 (5.32%) Teradata
5 4 (4.26%) Tableau
6 3 (3.19%) PayPal
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (1.06%) Sun
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix
8 1 (1.06%) Symantec
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